What's New in Windows XP SP2
The following table lists the documentation for the new WMI features in Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2).
|IT administrator tasks for scripts and applications||The new WMI Tasks for Scripts and Applications topic describes various computer and network administration tasks and provides links to the WMI class or classes used to perform those tasks.|
|Securing Your Provider||Information about writing secure providers.|
|Choosing Correct Registration||Information about choosing a threading model for your provider.|
|Using WMI||Revised guidance for the first-time application, script, or provider writer.|
|Remote connections||WMI is designed to obtain data from remote computers in a network. For more information, see Connection to WMI on a Remote Computer.|
|Administrator and nonadministrator access rights||WMI security requires administrator permissions for most access and operations. For more information, see Access to WMI Namespaces.|